The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 27 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 6 16 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.70% 6.04% 8.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.35% 35.56% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 26
Median salary £45,000 £47,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £32,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
Firewall
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 45 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 19.14% 16.98% 33.72%
Number of salaries quoted 28 36 100
Median salary £52,500 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of job ads across the Middlesex region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Firewall
Salary Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Middlesex region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Middlesex

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Middlesex region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (71.43%) CCNP
3 9 (64.29%) DNS
3 9 (64.29%) CheckPoint
4 8 (57.14%) VPN
4 8 (57.14%) VoIP
5 7 (50.00%) WAN
5 7 (50.00%) LAN
5 7 (50.00%) SSL
5 7 (50.00%) Internet
5 7 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
5 7 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
6 6 (42.86%) VMware
7 5 (35.71%) CCVP
7 5 (35.71%) CCNA
7 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (28.57%) Windows
8 4 (28.57%) Linux
9 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
9 3 (21.43%) Citrix
9 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
9 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (21.43%) Finance
9 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (21.43%) Network Security
10 2 (14.29%) Degree
10 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
10 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) DNS
2 8 (57.14%) VoIP
2 8 (57.14%) VPN
3 7 (50.00%) Internet
3 7 (50.00%) LAN
3 7 (50.00%) SSL
3 7 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (21.43%) Network Security
5 2 (14.29%) BIG-IP
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (14.29%) DHCP
5 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (7.14%) 802.11
6 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
6 1 (7.14%) GSM
6 1 (7.14%) ISDN
6 1 (7.14%) PSTN
6 1 (7.14%) SAN
6 1 (7.14%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Android Studio
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) French Language
3 1 (7.14%) Italian Language
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Administrator
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco Network Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) Network Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) Network Systems Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Support Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Support
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) 802.1X
1 1 (7.14%) iBATIS
1 1 (7.14%) J2EE
1 1 (7.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) IVR
2 2 (14.29%) PKI
3 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Android
3 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) High Availability
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Presales
3 1 (7.14%) Scrum
3 1 (7.14%) Software Deployment
3 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C
2 1 (7.14%) C++
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) CCNP
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) CCNA
2 5 (35.71%) CCVP
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (14.29%) MCSE
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
1 2 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
3 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.14%) KVM
4 1 (7.14%) Terminal Services
4 1 (7.14%) vSphere
4 1 (7.14%) XenApp
4 1 (7.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (7.14%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 9 (64.29%) CheckPoint
3 6 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) Citrix
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.14%) 3Com
5 1 (7.14%) Dell
5 1 (7.14%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) Juniper
5 1 (7.14%) MobileIron
5 1 (7.14%) Nokia
5 1 (7.14%) Veeam